The Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Recreation Center at 2450 Lyttonsville Road in Silver Spring is reopening Monday, according to a statement from Montgomery County.
The Coffield Center and the Long Branch Community Recreation and Senior Center served as homeless shelters during the pandemic. The Long Branch Center reopened last month.
The opening of the Nebel Street Shelter in March kicked off reopening plans, according to the county. The Nebel Shelter is a permanent facility that can provide temporary shelter for up to 200 homeless men.
The hours of the leisure center will be as follows:
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
A Welcome Back Movie Night Festival celebration will be held Saturday, June 18 from 7-10 p.m. with family-friendly activities and the movie “Encanto.”
Mark your calendar! A welcome return #Movie night Festival, featuring Disney’s Encanto, will take place on Saturday, June 18 to celebrate the #reopening from the Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Recreation Center. We hope to see you there! ℹ️➡️ https://t.co/VihTUxpGh5 #MoCoRec #Free pic.twitter.com/INjIPAM8dv
– MoCo Rec (@MoCoRec) June 8, 2022
🆕 The Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Recreation Center, located at 2450 Lyttonsville Road in Silver Spring, will reopen to the public on Monday, June 13 with a special celebration on Saturday, June 18. 📰 Read the press release ➡️ https://t .co/fEXHKRnIwf. @MoCoRec pic.twitter.com/iD3salyUBX
— Montgomery County MD (@MontgomeryCoMD) June 7, 2022